SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va. , Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science
Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) today announced it has been
awarded two task orders by the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command (AMCOM)
to provide modeling and simulation support to the Army Aviation and Missile
Research, Development and Engineering Center (AMRDEC) -- Systems Simulation
and Development Directorate (SSDD). Each task order has a five year total
period of performance and their combined ceiling value is
SSDD evaluates and analyzes performance of new and modified weapon systems and provides technical simulation support for Army program managers and other government agencies. SSDD also conducts weapon systems research, exploratory and advanced development and provides engineering and scientific expertise for the Army. Under these contracts, SAIC will provide engineering and technical services in the areas of system performance and simulation, simulation theory and technology; and distributed real-time, virtual environment, and time- critical simulation.
"SAIC is pleased to continue providing SSDD with advanced modeling, simulation, and experimentation services and solutions," said Bill Gurley , SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager. "We look forward to working closely with our SSDD customer over the coming years to address many of the Army's most important and time critical aviation and missile related challenges."
SAIC is a FORTUNE 500(R) scientific, engineering, and technology
applications company that uses its deep domain knowledge to solve problems of
vital importance to the nation and the world, in national security, energy and
the environment, critical infrastructure, and health. The company's
approximately 44,000 employees serve customers in the Department of Defense,
the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other
U.S. Government civil agencies and selected commercial markets. SAIC had
annual revenues of
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